Corrected license issue when running as a non-domain account.
CIMCO Software 8.04.00 PreviewReleased: 09-08-18
Changes in CIMCO Edit 8.04.00
Duplicate bookmarks are now removed from the Wins.bookmarks container and 'View Bookmarks' window when a merge of 2+ bookmarks occurs
Added a md5 hash of file in order to check if it is in the saved state when redo or undo is called
Fixed crash when trying to insert a macro in an unedited file
Updated the 'open file' dialog on non windows XP machines
It is now possible to use /readonly switch to open files in read-only mode from command-line.
Added option 'Open all files as read-only' to CIMCO Edit.
Untranslated strings in FTP Split-window made translatable
When using 're-open files' options, CNC-Calc drawings are also re-opened
Changes in CIMCO CNC-Calc (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.04.00
Fixes an issue where the mouse cursor flickers between default cursor and the currently set cursor.
Changes in CIMCO DNC-Max 8.04.00
Handled an error in FTP Server Protocol to prevent it from causing an application crash.
Updated FTP Server port directory listing in Default behavior to fall back to defined root dir if no CWD command has been issued by the client before the listing.
Added new options to the telnet interface: File transfer to/from specific folder on a FOCAS control using new optional parameter TARGETFOLDER. Added option to dump directory listing to a specific file using a new operation, DIRLIST.
Auto Import: Other file extensions is now active by default.
Fixed duplicate extension on DNCMaxCtrl config file
he MOXA drivers will now attempt a restart of the unit through telnet if the connection to the unit fails. This should fix a certain error state where the MOXA drivers go into a busy-wait for a reply which never comes.
Added GUI elements to configure username and password for MOXA units to allow restarts through telnet on devices with logins.
DNC-Max server interface now shows active network adapter
Improved support for Heidenhain TNC640, TNC620 and TNC320
Split-window now remembers last posistion and size and can no longer spawn outside of screens
Added option to clean the directory on the control of all files and folders when file is sent, including remote requests and barcode scans.
When using Remote-Request for Network Protocol ports (FTP, FOCAS, LSV2...) file is send using active network protocol
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.04.00
Engine: It is now possible to specify the number of threads that calculate the real-time data for MDC ports. Default is number of CPU cores - 1. MDC ports are automatically distributed on the threads. Number of threads can be changed in DNC-Max server dialog for MDC.
Added search filter to MDC expression designer
No longer see every change in DNC-Max server configuration as changing the message tag list resulting in MDC-Max Engine restart.
Added two new options to reduce network usage in the MTConnect protocol config.
Fixed crash when trying to use 'Custom Colors'
Fixed spindle override lookup in the NETLink protocol.
Memory optimization in the OPC protocol.
Changes in CIMCO NC-Base (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.04.00
Users can now select whether they want machine group field to be cleared on 'Clear' or not.
Fixed crash when switching to log view from a PNG file.
Changes in CIMCO License Server 8.04.00
Updated and improved integration with Active Directory.
Fallbacks for saving routine which should allow the Editor to save on Okuma control shares.
Changes in CIMCO CNC-Calc (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.03.00
Measure corrected so it is now easier to set measurements as horizontal and vertical.
Fagor 8055i Microcut post processor added to the distributed posts.
Fadal Post Processor added to CNC-Calc.
Line parallel and Perpendicular corrected so the line default line length is made positive.
Bugs corrected in Roughing and Finish Turning.
Bugs corrected for ramp in milling.
Corrected bug where we were unable to read letters in drawings.
Bug corrected in Turning Roughing and Finish.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.03.00
Web Client: Added shop floor view to web client. It is now possible to import drawings in SVG file format and map live screens to these maps. Shopfloor are created through the web client for users with Admin or Edit Live Screen privilegdes
Web Client: MDC screen permissions are now enforced in the web client, controlling access to Operator screens, live screens and shopfloor views.
Web Client: Optimize screen / machine updates to be less CPU intensive.
Added a new button function on operator screens 'Reading JOB data from DB using SQL query'.
Added a new option to close sub-screen when input field is submitted.
Added PARAM2=1 in out cfg to disable feature (PARAM2=0) when 'yesterday' means previous working day.
Added a new parameter in MDC client cfg file in section [SYSTEM] FULLSCREENTOPMOST = No|Yes.
Added a new parameter in out cfg DEBUGINTERVALMAP = Yes|No, that generates an interval map in MDCMax\Sys\intervalmap.txt which is used for the generated report.
Implemented a new ExternIO type 'XMLFILE' for exporting data to xml and importing data from xml file.
Improved archiving mechanism for MSSQL versions older than 2012.
Increased number of counters to 224.
Fixed issue with reports when work week starts on Sunday at 22:00.
Fixed bug with Re-fetch on MySQL introduced in V8.02.26.
Fixed bug when monthly report was generated as a daily report introduced in V8.02.26.
Fixed issue with timeline when during closing of a timeline MDC client could crash.
Fixed a special case when a report is generated during last shift but on a new day (especially when is starts on Sunday or on Monday) and current time is still in during last Sunday shift.
Fixed export of weekly timeline to pie charts when schedule is not defined for all week days (e.g.: Mo-Fri).
Added support for user/password authentication to the OPC UA protocol. Added CNC INFO to the OPC protocol.
Added parameters to the NETLink protocol for the custom override values.
Added PINGTIME parameter into IO Device setup dialog in the DNC Server Config. Default value of PINGTIME was changed to 0.
Changes in CIMCO NC-Base (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.03.00
Fixed time-zone issue when nc programs have wrong time stamp when MSSQL is used. Local time is used instead of the database time.
Web Client: Stability improvements for big MDC installs.
Changes in CIMCO NC-Base (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.02.26
Introducing Data Vaults. These are folders linked to a program in the database for users to put items which pertain to the program but aren't relevant to the NC-code itself, or which just don't need to be revisioned or backed up under the NC-Base scope.The content of the vault is in no way monitored by the NC-Base, the vault is merely meant to be a way for large companies to have a centralized folder for volatile data pertaining to a program. The data vaults can be controlled using to limit viewing and managing rights to avoid confusion from people who don't need to see the data.
It is now possible to prevent users from using the 'Copy to' functionality of the NC-Base Client using the user rights settings.
Fixed problem when receiving files with lines longer than 4096 characters in Network Protocol
It is now possible to receive files from DNC-Max as associated files without receiving the main file at the same time, in Directory Monitor and Standard Serial Protocol.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.02.19
Added option in LIVE screen configuration to enable/disable live screen name title in full screen.
Added option to limit max zooming of timeline to a given factor.
Added option to select if mouse wheel scrolls or zooms timeline.
Added check of the report configuration before DB View is activated.
Fixed autostart of live screens when also not allowed screens for logged in user were opened.
Fixed issue with loading Excel template (xlsx) when this template is opened in Excel in the same time.
Fixed incorrect formatting of integer in realtime DB tables.
Fixed incorrect character encoding when timeline is exported to pie charts.
Fixed issue with archiving when it could contain duplicated events.
Added consistency check of archive before is uploaded to DB.
Added option to hash TEXTVARs - used for text comparison in the MDC engine.
Improved stability of the new compressed live protocol.
Improved evaluating of the DB tables.
Changes in CIMCO NC-Base (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.02.19
It is now possible to set up automatical extraction of filename, extension and folder from the content of the file when saving the file to the database. Filename and extension can be used in DNC-Max to handle reception of associated files such as sub-programs without receiving the main file at the same time.
When copying a program in the NC-Base, the directory structure of the program can now be conserved such that programs in sub-folders or with sub-folders for associated files will still be such after the copy. Folders will be renamed according to new program names.
Fix an issue with missing ToolList.txt files. NOTE: The ToolList.txt template file has been removed from the installer, and is now dynamically created in the DATA directory, and if a ToolList file already exists, then it is copied to the DATA directory.
Changes in CIMCO CNC-Calc (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.02.13
Fixed the linking page showing the wrong label saying Pocket and not Contour
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.02.13
Fixed issue with incorrectly updated DB tables.
Fixed issue with TEXT[MCHVARx] when the value is a number.
Added user input to predefined list (job files) in MDC-Max clients.
Changes in CIMCO CNC-Calc (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.02.00
Splines corrected for negative knot values.
New Facing operation with Constant Cut facing.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.02.00
Web client: Added new type of screen: Dashboards. Dashboards work like the known status screens, but offer more visual features such as charts and graphs. The dasboards are only available for web client.
Added more time range options (last 2,3,4 days) in list of undefined down times.
Added edit box, where is possible to define tags which are checked for 0 values. When all specified analog values are 0 and the machine is in the ACTIVE execution status, then a CYCLESTOP MDC message is generated
Backstage File Information page now shows file information for all valid file types.
Fixed an unlocalizable string in Backstage Recent Documents page.
Swapped the Cancel and OK buttons in the Compare With dialog to be consistent with other dialogs in the Editor.
Fix a layout issue in Backplot that caused some controls to be clipped when simulation is running.
Fixed an issue preventing CIMCO Edit from automatically closing on inactivity.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.01.00
Web Client: New look and feel with redesigned user-interface optimized for all devices.
Web Client: Clients update automatically when detecting new server version.
Web Client: Added option to toggle between dark and light theme.
Web Client: Added option to easily change the size of text in Live Screens.
Web Client: Added machine overview to top of Live Screens. Can be toggled on/off under options.
Changes in CIMCO Software Manager 8.01.00
License Servers will now co-operate when they use the same License file. Clients can connect to either one and the available licenses will be distributed as though they were one server. This allows for backup License Servers to be running in the background.
CIMCO products will attempt to connect to backup License Servers if the main License Server is down.
CIMCO products will actively try to reconnect to the License Server if the connection is lost. This includes trying backup License Servers.
CIMCO License Server can now integrate with Active Directory to allow for client reservations based on User Names, User Groups and/or Organizational Units.
License Server configuration can be set to only be edited by AD Administrators.
File Compare now jumps to next/previous difference relative to cursor position.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.40
Added new report type based on Excel template. It allows into one Excel sheet insert multiple tables on different position in the sheet. This report can be generated as an Excel file or as a PDF document displayed in the MDC client tab.
Fixed incorrect disabling of username and password fields in the client logon setup sheet introduced with the AD option.
Extended limit of operator and live screens from 50 to 1024.
Removed limitation of table (rows*columns>10000000) -> now unlimited + checking memory exception.
Added unique id for pictures in HTML reports.
Heidenhain protocol removed float type for feed rate, spindle speed, rapid feed rate and this value is no more *100 in transmission protocol.
Added information about range for feed rate, spindle speed, rapid feed rate in the event log message variable 2.
Extended 'SLEEPRESTART' in the Heidenhain protocol from 5000 ms to 100000 ms.
Added option to multiply overrides for Heidenhain OCX.
FOCAS UI setup dialog doesn’t disabled 'O number format' combo box when protocol was not enabled.
Changes in CIMCO NC-Base (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.00.40
Fixed issue with NCBase server introduced in V 8.00.38, when 'mdc and 'ncbase' databases are missing in fresh NC-Base installation.
CIMCO Software 8.00.39 PreviewReleased: 10-02-17
Changes in CIMCO Software 8.00.39
Demo periods can once again be extended using extension codes like it was possible prior to version 8.
Changes in CIMCO Edit 8.00.39
Fix an issue where Keyboard Shortcuts customizations were not persisted correctly.
Changes in CIMCO DNC-Max 8.00.39
FOCAS: Fix issue when no program was selected.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.39
Fixed Chinese characters in PDF reports.
CIMCO Software 8.00.38 PreviewReleased: 06-02-17
Changes in CIMCO DNC-Max 8.00.38
FOCAS: Implemented option to convert a program name to Fanuc O number in case that the name is a number. MCH file section FOCAS, key RENAMETOONO, values: '', '1', '0001', 'O0001'.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.38
Fixed timeline popup issue introduced in V 8.00.35 with translations.
Changes in CIMCO NC-Base (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.00.38
ORACLE: Added update of ORACLE DB to V 8.00.01.
Fixed issue with NCBase Server when a message 'Do you want to install sample DB?' appears when database is started even if it is already installed DB.
Okuma, Mazak, Heidenhain, Heidiso filters: Use 'Block Number - N' instead of 'Tool Number – T' in Toolpath Statistics.
Heidenhain filter: Fixed issue with Z/W values.
Willemin filter: Fixed plotting issues.
Changes in CIMCO DNC-Max 8.00.35
Fixed issue introduced in V 8.00.33 when auto-receive folder was deleted if associated files were not enabled.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.35
Added custom translations of Live and Operator screen and reports.
Added Active Directory integration for User Control in MDC-Max.
Web Client: Optimized entire interface for a much faster experience.
Web Client: Added support for button disabled state.
Web Client: Fix bug where screens stop refreshing when the configuration changes
Web Client: Added custom langauge selector on Front Page.
CIMCO Software 8.00.34 PreviewReleased: 20-01-17
Changes in CIMCO Software 8.00.34
Removed Mitsubishi DCOM client libraries from the installer to solve issue with the installer on some computers.
Changes in CIMCO Edit 8.00.34
Okuma filter: Filter updated.
Siemens filter: Add support for RP= and AP=, G110/G111/G112, and polar coordinates.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.34
Fixed issue with HTML reports don't show timeline if sub-type of graph is pie chart.
Fixed issue with the event log when ‘Latest’ is selected and no data is in the ‘monitorlog’ table.
Fixed issue with not updating title of DB tables in GUI setup of the DB View.
Optimized pie chart code.
Fixed issue with incorrect count of time intervals in reports in some special cases.
CIMCO Software 8.00.33 PreviewReleased: 17-01-17
Changes in CIMCO Software 8.00.33
Fixed some Spanish translations in the installer.
Solved an issue where certain Windows Group Policies would prevent installer translations from being cached as normally upon installation, thereby causing uninstallation and upgrades to fail with the error message 'Error applying transforms. Verify that the specified transform paths are valid.'
Changes in CIMCO DNC-Max 8.00.33
Added option to ignore requested programs from given directories when a multi request - wild search is used.
ixed issue with not keeping directory structure (when 'Keep directory structure is used' and also sharing programs between machine groups in ncbase is active) and remote request search for programs in data storage of another machine or program is sent from editor-ncbase to another machine that it can share programs with.
Fixed issue with not deleting an empty folder in auto-receive directory if there are no associated files.
Fixed issue with clear of Send folder if it has sub-folders - directory structure.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.33
Fixed issue with Haas protocol, it doesn’t show MONONLINE/MONOFFLINE correctly.
Fixed issue with IOLogic when it doesn’t show MONOFFLINE after server startup when the unit is offline.
Mitsubishi protocol - Implemented option to select multiple alarms group to be read from the controller.
Prevented Editor Standard from grabbing Editor Pro licenses from the License Server if standard licenses are available.
Changes in CIMCO DNC-Max 8.00.32
FTP Synchronization upgrades: Now works with FANUC Data Server. Supports one-way synchronization and forced mirroring. Supports mapping of an extension on the PC side to no extension on the CNC side. Useful for having program associations to files that are required to have no extension on the CNC. Can now do a separate synchronizer specific log.
Changes in CIMCO CNC-Calc (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.00.24
Problem with Turning Post Processors MOVE_LAST variable solved.
Changes in CIMCO DNC-Max 8.00.24
DNC-Max can now track progress of a dripfeed file transfer. This progress can be used to restart an interrupted transfer. Code has also been implemented to construct a meaningful header for resume of transfer for very simple 3-axis programs.
It is now possible to define parameters in a macro as a multiple-choice option. The choices will be available as a drop-down combobox when inserting the macro. Visible labels in the combobox and inserted values can be set individually.
Loading of Ribbon customization is now silent.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.14
Fixed problem with breaks - Bar graphs would split in breaks.
Added landscape/portrait orientation in html reports
Changes in CIMCO License Server 8.00.14
Removed delayed start from the default setting of the License Server service.
Fixed an issue where CIMCO software would not work when installed on the same computer as the newest version of Esprit software suite.
Updated Portuguese translations
Changes in CIMCO Edit 8.00.04
Fixed memory leak in Cimco Edit.
Fixed issue with time statistic.
When setting up a macro in the Editor, it is now possible to specify a unique illustration for each individual parameter in the macro.
Changes in CIMCO MDC-Max 8.00.04
Web Client: Fixed operator screen button indicators not updating correct.
Changes in CIMCO NC-Base (Add-On for CIMCO Edit) 8.00.04
Fixed an issue where various log outputs would blank as soon as they exceeded their original window size.
Fixed crash of ncbase directory change setup dialog in some cases.
Changes in CIMCO License Server 8.00.04
Changed License Server service startup to Automatic with delayed start to ensure that all dependencies and networks are available on start. Added a 5 minute retry window for CIMCO programs starting in service mode to prevent issues where these programs wouldn't be able to start if the License Server started after them.
Fixed product name order in the combobox for choosing product when adding reservations in the License Server.
Changes in CIMCO Software Manager 8.00.04
Fixed issue where the Software Manager didn't handle the case of starting an already installed but not running License Server optimally.